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The Peking

Charles Street, Leicester LE1 3FG, England
+44 116 262 3376
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“dim sum” (24 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Charles Street, Leicester LE1 3FG, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

From start to finish this was a most enjoyable evening. The owner greeted us with a smile and was laughing an joking with us from a start, very quickly reading our reactions to know how far she could take it. Add to that fantastic food,...More

Thank Zarnac
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After looking for a decent chinese for 5 years since moving up't north...found one! Freshly prepared, distinct flavours, not overwhelmed with MSG, well balanced sweet, sour, spice. Mixed starter, lovely. The crispy duck was probably the best we have ever had, crispy skin and the...More

Thank Gazmo_1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here as my Grandson has just passed his GCSE's, we all had a lovely time and the food was all good. The shock came when we asked for the bill, the young man waiter came with with it looked it over and said he...More

1  Thank 1951guide
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I have been to The Peking twice now, and both times have been exceptional. The restaurant is beautiful inside, and the food available is just fabulous with two menu varieties (one being more traditional food). The first time we went, I had...More

Thank Mary G
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We visited the Peking for the first time last night and were impressed. The staff were very friendly and welcoming, especially towards my children. The restaurant had a good atmosphere, attracting a diverse range of customers. We all agreed that the food was delicious, the...More

Thank Andrew P
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Just visited this place with my family, and still feel uncomfortable.The owner lady tried to giggle my wife and then gave me a hug which I didnt ask for... my two daughters sat there and were shocked by it as well as us.Food was ok...More

5  Thank Lukasz W
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Lunchtime set menu £7.40. Always reliable for quality and excellent service. Pleasant surroundings. Cannot comment on main menu yet though I will try it.

Thank mike w
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Recent first visit to the Peking with friends. After I had read the reviews I called in, in person to make a reservation for 4 weeks time. I was greeted by curtious staff and the wonderful lady who manages the restaurant. We were a party...More

Thank Philip M
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Chose this restaurant after reading reviews on Trip Advisor We weren't disappointed. Extensive menu (inc early bird menu ans several st menus)) Staff were very friendly and very helpful. Answering our questions and suggeing dishes We chose a set menu but substituted one of the...More

1  Thank 738f662
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Back to the Peking again, tonight I had Deep Fried Dover Sole, as my main course, it came covered in additional sea foods, and looked amazing, tasted even better, the friends I was with are all going to order it next time.

1  Thank cjb788
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Sunita S
2 July 2017|
Response from David P |
0116 262 4288 That just worked for me
Tasneem J
26 June 2017|
Response from ComedyBigDave | Reviewed this property |
No I don't think so
Robert M
11 June 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Charles Street, Leicester LE1 3FG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 262 3376
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